There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia to Bedford by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train, bus  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Baltimore Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Rs Midway Plaza, Pa 1605 / ...

$99 - $257

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Bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md 3019 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Rs Midway Plaza, Pa 1605 / ...

$35 - $82

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Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Bedford 205.2 miles

$20 - $29

Fly Philadelphia to State College, drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to State College (SCE) PHL - SCE
  2. Drive from State College to Bedford

$164 - $869

Train to Baltimore, fly to Altoona  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Altoona (AOO) BWI - AOO

$165 - $362

Train to Baltimore, fly to Hagerstown, taxi  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Hagerstown (HGR) BWI - HGR
  3. Take a taxi from Hagerstown to Bedford

$250 - $462

Fly Philadelphia to Baltimore, bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Rs Midway Plaza, Pa

$239 - $609

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Bedford is to drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Bedford is to drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Bedford. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at Rs Midway Plaza, Pa via Baltimore Downtown, Md. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 43 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Bedford is 178 miles. The road distance is 205.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Bedford without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 42 min and costs $95 - $260.

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Philadelphia to Bedford, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Bedford bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Philadelphia, Pa station.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to State College Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Philadelphia to Bedford bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Rs Midway Plaza, Pa station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Bedford is 205 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to drive from Philadelphia to Bedford.

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  • Distance: 177.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Bedford, PA, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Bedford via Baltimore Downtown, Md in around 5 h 43 min.

Airlines
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Baltimore to Altoona
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Flights from Baltimore to Hagerstown
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to State College
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Rs Midway Plaza, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Other operators
Taxi from Hagerstown to Bedford
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Bonnie's Transportation
Phone
+1 240-527-5377

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American Airlines offers flights from Philadelphia Airport to State College Airport.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Bedford. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $7.

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